OUR FACULTY

Meet the people behind the scene that makes CMA the most preferred coach academy.

We have a team of faculty members across the continents to provide local support to our student community.

Our faculty team is the primary reason our students recommend CMA to networks of friends. Their passion for coaching couples with their years of field experiences help our students build their capability and confidence to stand out as outstanding professional coaches to serve their clients. Our faculty members are actively engaged from the C-suite to the front line coaching with a collaborative style that emphasizes teamwork, trust and tolerance for diverging opinions.

It feels different to work with us.

Executive Team


Ben Koh I Master Certified Coach
Founder I Singapore

Maiya Rakhimgaliyeva
Business Relationship Director I Global Office

Claire Nicholson I Operation Director
Oceania Pacific Region

Jackie Caniza I Professional Certified Coach
Business Development Director I Philippines

Martina Wehner
Professional Certified Coach I Program Consultant I Europe

Grace Kagahastian I Program Consultant
Professional Certified Coach I Philippines

Joseph Ajal I Associate Certified Coach
Business Development Director I East Africa

Joan Chepkemoi
Associate Certified Coach I Business Partner I Kenya

Anita Rajendran
Professional Certified Coach I Program Consultant I Asia Region

Truong Tinh Ha
Business Partner I Vietnam

Director of Training


Jo Lanigan
Master Certified Coach I New Zealand

Sarah Devereaux
Master Certified Coach I Oceania Pacific Region

Alina Menon
Master Certified Coach I India

Cecilia Schrijver
Master Certified Coach I Philippines

Evan Spargo
Master Certified Coach I Australia

Pernille Baumann
Master Certified Coach I Scandinavia Region

Lina Cherry
Master Certified Coach I Lebanon

Piamsook Sutthapreeda
Master Certified Coach I Thailand

Lisa Tong
Professional Certified Coach I Canada

Dr Magda Tepoi
Professional Certified Coach I Romania & Moldova

Ronald Yow
Professional Certified Coach I Vietnam

Leona Wan
Professional Certified Coach I Hong Kong

Julia Lim
Professional Certified Coach I Malaysia

Jayantha Fernando
Professional Certified Coach I Sri Lanka & Maldives

Abiola Orojo
Professional Certified Coach I Nigeria

Andrea Jayathilake
Professional Certified Coach I Sri Lanka & Maldives

Azadeh Entezami
Professional Certified Coach I Iran

Joan Mugenzi
Professional Certified Coach I Uganda

Dr Joana Visa
Professional Certified Coach I Spain

Maribel Descallar
Professional Certified Coach I US

Program Director


Maria Letyagina
Professional Certified Coach I Russia

Hugo Mega
Professional Certified Coach I Belgium

Hosnieh Fardesamiei
Professional Certified Coach I Iran

Richard Wee
Professional Certified Coach I China

Dr Clare Gakenia Machira
Professional Certified Coach I Kenya

Coach Trainer & Supervisor


Dora Nelleman
Master Certified Coach I Singapore

Joanne Teh
Master Certified Coach I Singapore

Joy Gai
Master Certified Coach I Singapore

Sara Al Zawawy
Professional Certified Coach I Saudi Arabia

Lynley Allan
Professional Certified Coach I New Zealand

Dr Milenna Keskin
Professional Certified Coach I Germany

Kathie Hill
Professional Certified Coach I New Zealand

Annekarien van de Velde
Professional Certified Coach I New Zealand

Jaques Smit
Professional Certified Coach I New Zealand

Susan Andah
Professional Certified Coach I Ghana

Fran Strickland I Program Consultant
Professional Certified Coach I Switzerland

Manju Bhaskar
Associate Certified Coach I New Zealand

Salmon Chow
Professional Certified Coach I Hong Kong

Ehsan Sadrian
Professional Certified Coach I Iran

Ngoc Tran Thien
Professional Certified Coach I Vietnam

Ungson Lea
Professional Certified Coach I Philippines

Matthew Sy
Professional Certified Coach I Philippines